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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 15,861
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 59%
Average Aid Amount $26,276
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 3,753
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 65%

Financial Aid Information at New York

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 15,861 students (59% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $26,276. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 3,753 students (65% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at New York University is $56,500, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 15,861 students (59% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $26,276. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at New York University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at New York University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid15,86159%$26,276
Pell Grants4,93918%$5,143
Federal Student Loans7,38427%$6,581

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 3,753 beginning students (65% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 3,593 students (63% of all freshmen) awarded any student loans. The headcount includes the number of full-time, first-time degree-seeking beginning undergraduate students. The below table shows the number and amount by the source of financial aid at New York University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at New York University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid3,75365%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources3,43660%$28,735
Federal Grants1,38024%$4,351
Pell Grants1,06619%$5,369
Other Federal Grants59710%$472
State/Local Grants5049%$4,933
Institutional Grants3,29157%$27,421
Student Loans1,58328%$8,524
Federal Student Loans1,52026%$5,202
Other Student Loans1813%$30,870